Virginity is a quite subjective concept that has different meaning and importance in different cultures. Because of that, there are a lot of myths and misconceptions around it.
Virginity is a term associated with sex and sexuality. It is somewhat difficult to define, as it has slightly different meanings in different cultures. For many people, losing one’s virginity means having penetrative, vaginal sex for the first time. For others, it includes more forms of sexual interactions. For the sake of this conversation, let’s adopt the wider definition of virginity: being a virgin implies not having had sexual relations.